Annie Sprinkle

Performance artist first appearing at Glasgay! in 2002

Annie M. Sprinkle is an American sex educator and former stripper, pornographic actress, cable television host, porn magazine editor, writer and sex film producer. She received a BFA in photography from the School of Visual Arts in 1986 and earned a degree in human sexuality from the Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality in San Francisco in 1992. Currently, Annie Sprinkle works as a performance artist and sex educator. Sprinkle, who describes herself as ‘ecosexual’, married her long-time partner, Beth Stephens in 2004.